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Members Split Over Amending Tooro Kingdom Constitution 1

The disagreements are on Article 15. In the 1999 constitution, the article called for the removal of the King on medical grounds, misconduct or misbehaviour. It also gave powers to members of the ruling clan, the Babiito, in consultation with the kingdom parliament to appoint a successor. In the amended version of the constitution, however, the section was scrapped, drawing mixed reactions.
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09:31

Amendment of Tooro Kingdom Constitution Completed saul mugasa 1

In 2012, Omukama Oyo suspended the 1999 Tooro Kingdom constitution and appointed a nine-member committee led by his aunt, Princess Elizabeth Bagaya, to review it and suggest some amendments. Among the changes, Article 15 which in the 1999 constitution stated that the Omukama shall be removed based on medical grounds or misconduct, has been deleted.
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Tooro Clans Shun Football Tournament michael wandera 2

Dan Rubombora, a member of the Babiito clan says that they have been impeded by poor funding.
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Judge Urges Tooro Kingdom to Respect Court Summons george kusemererwa

In 2013, George Kusemererwa on behalf of the clans council of Tooro dragged the kingdom to court for operating illegally after Omukama Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV suspended the kingdom constitution.
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Tooro King Enrolls For Military Training rwenzori diocese 1 Top story

King Oyo is at Fort Kasenyi Special Forces School, Entebbe, commonly known as Kasenyi Military School, for a three-month military training.
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08:54

Religious Leaders to King Oyo: Reinstate Kingdom Constitution 1 1

King Oyo suspended the Tooro Kingdom constitution in 2012 until a new one is put in place. This prompted the Tooro Clan leaders to sue the King.
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Court Summons King Oyo Over Suspension of Kingdom Constitution dr. steven kaliba 2 Top story

In 2014, George Kusemererwa, a member of the Tooro Kingdom clan council sued King Oyo for illegally suspending the constitution
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Amendment Of Tooro Kingdom Constitution Completed francis mwesige

Last year Omukama Oyo suspended the 1999 Tooro Kingdom constitution and appointed a nine-member committee led by his aunt, Princess Elizabeth Bagaya, to review it and suggest some amendments.
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Tooro Constitutional Review Commiitee Hits Stalement In Ntoroko timothy kyamanywa 2

The venue where the meeting was supposed to take place was found locked allegedly on the orders of district officials . The members of the committee had no option but cancel the meeting
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06:47

Tooro Kingdom Clan Heads Agree On Removal of King 1

The 1999 Kingdom constitution states that the Kingdom Parliament, the Orukurato will have powers to remove the King. However Kingdom clan heads have agreed to give the powers to only members of the Babiito.
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Suspension of Tooro constitution Divides Kingdom Parliament 1

On Friday last week, King Oyo suspended the 1999 Tooro Kingdom constitution to pave way for the constitutional amendment exercise.
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14:58

King Oyo Wants Kingdom Clan Council Disbanded

The Omukama of Tooro, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV, has proposed the disbandment of the Kingdom Clans Council. Since last year, members of the clan council have been at the forefront advocating for reforms in the Kingdom. The clan council consists of all clan heads in the kingdom.
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